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September
2019

Technical Regulation for Mandatory Beneficial Owners Identification and Report Issued

Following the enactment of Presidential Regulation no. 13 year 2018 concerning Implementation of the Principle of Knowing Beneficial Owner of Corporations related to the…

Indonesia
Corporate
Legal Alert
16
September
2019

Mandatory Use of E-Court for Certain Districts in Indonesia

Electronic case administration (“E-Court”) is a series of electronic system process for submitting claims / requests, responses, counter pleas, rejoinder, conclusion including administrative management,…

Indonesia
Law Reform
Legal Alert
13
September
2019

Benefits and challenges for import and export industry from the adoption of FTAs in Vietnam

Vietnam is currently a member country of new-generation free-trade agreements such as the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and EU-Vietnam Free…

Vietnam
Corporate, Foreign Direct Investment, Tax
Legal Alert
13
September
2019

New Foreign Exchange Management Circular issued for Foreign Direct Investment into Vietnam

The State Bank of Vietnam has issued Circular 06/2019/TT-NHNN dated 26 June 2019 (“Circular 06”) to replace the existing Circular No. 19/2014/TT-NHNN dated 11…

Vietnam
Corporate, Foreign Direct Investment
Legal Alert
13
September
2019

Increasing financing opportunities for green projects in Vietnam

Green project financing has become a global trend in the banking and finance industry. In Vietnam, while traditional financing channels via banks increasingly offer…

Vietnam
Banking & Finance, Power and Renewable Energy, Projects, Infrastructure & Utilities
Legal Alert
12
September
2019

Myanmar Implementing Integrated Tax Administration System

Tax administration is an important part of every country’s tax reform system. With an aim to modernising the tax administration system and providing guidance…

Myanmar
Tax
Legal Alert
12
September
2019

Philippine SEC Targets to Release ICO Rules This Year

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) intends to issue the guidelines for initial coin offerings (“ICO”) by the end of this year as…

Philippines
Communications, Media & Technology, Fintech, Payments
Legal Alert
12
September
2019

Power Supply Agreements Required to Undergo Competitive Bidding

In relation to the matter on Competitive Selection Process (“CSP”) on generating power supply, the Supreme Court in their special En Banc session on…

Philippines
Power and Renewable Energy, Projects, Infrastructure & Utilities
Legal Alert
12
September
2019

Legalisation of Casinos under the new Gambling Law 2019

The gambling landscape in Myanmar has finally been legalised with the introduction of the Gambling Law 2019 (Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No.13/2019) (“the Law”). Illegal…

Myanmar
Law Reform, Regulatory Reform
Legal Alert
12
September
2019

New Regulatory Framework for Commercial Banks

Introduction The Lao National Assembly adopted a resolution approving the Amended Law on Commercial Bank No. 56/NA (“Amended Law on Commercial Bank”) on 7…

Laos
Banking & Finance, Banking Regulatory & Compliance, Law Reform, Regulatory Reform
Legal Alert
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